American Horror Story - Roanoke, Episode 4 - Rotten Tomatoes


Critic Consensus: "Chapter 4" reintroduces some classic American Horror Story chills while providing answers to epic questions and hinting at links to prior seasons.

Episode Info

An ancient evil threatens the Millers and Cricket learns the source of the settlers' power.


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Critic reviews for Chapter 4

You'll recall that last week I mentioned that "Roanoke's" biggest sin so far was that it was boring. The good news is that "Chapter 4" brings some of the old "American Horror Story" magic.

October 6, 2016 | Rating: B- | Full Review…
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Shelby and Matt reneged on their agreement with the erstwhile Thomasyn White in "Chapter 4" Wednesday, setting the stage for more of the kind of supernatural shenanigans for which the word "Croatoan" was apparently invented.

October 6, 2016 | Full Review…

It does seem that the one that has the first five episodes reflecting elements of each previous season has already more or less come to pass, what with the mention of the Mott family in this episode.

October 6, 2016 | Full Review…

American Horror Story Season 6 Episode 4 was the televisual equivalent of reading a speculative history paper about the vanished Roanoke Colony. To rephrase: There was so. Dang. Much. Exposition.

October 6, 2016 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

It's a graphic bloodbath that oozes all over your screen in the raw and sadistically compelling way only American Horror Story can pull off. Beware if you turn green easily: most of this episode cannot be unseen.

October 6, 2016 | Full Review…

Episode 4 brought us a better look at the mysterious "Pig Man", who fans are potentially pinning down as linked to Murder House's "Piggy Man" - an urban legend which terrorised one of Ben's patients.

October 6, 2016 | Full Review…

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